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  • Short Summary

    Weapons and wireless equipment used by rum runners discovered in the United States of America.

  • Description

    United States of America.

    Full titles read: "IN DRY (!) AMERICA - Prohibition agents - by intercepting and decoding messages - find innocent looking house is great secret wireless station, greeting rum runners all along the Coast !"

    L/S's of two houses (one looks a bit like the house from the Amityville Horror !). M/S's of official examining various pieces of radio equipment from inside the building. M/S's of the fairly primitive looking equipment.

    Intertitle read: "... and an arsenal too !"

    M/S of man sitting at desk holding and examining a rifle, there are other pieces of weaponry at the table including a flintlock.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    806.35
    Media URN:
    18692
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:25:00 / 01:58:38:00
    Canister:
    G 1655

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